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What does the acronym dead stand for?
DEAD abbreviation definitions:
dragger, characterless, ho hum, nowhere, unvaried, well-worn.
exsanguinous, ghostly, skeletonlike, peaky, skin and bones, bag of bones.
unenthusiastic, matter of fact, unimpassioned, coldblooded, matter-of-fact.
bloody, utter, downright, unmitigated, outright, out-and-out, perfect, unqualified, sure, unconditional, whole, final, absolute, thorough, entire.
bury, annihilated, Passed, fallen, unresponsive, parted, Perished, d.o.a., deceased, fatal, departed, extinct, expired, sainted.
had it, exanimate, kaput.
packed-up, packed up, ausgespielt.
opaque, repetitious, repetitive, matte, subfusc, toned-down, longwinded, unlit, uninspiring, draggy, usual thing, yawner, run of the mill, unexciting, stocker, dun, oft-repeated, hazy, without incident, prosy, lumpy, big yawn, Impassible.
unexpressive, lusterless, fish-eyed, pokerfaced, straight-faced, nobody home.
Dead beat, played out, Dog-weary, overtired, fagged out, dead-tired, dead-beat, lassitudinous, washed out, out of gas.
unpalatable, lead balloon, sapless, whitebread.
frigid, callous, paralyzed, numb, torpid, insipid, flat, apathetic, dull, wooden, still, senseless, uninteresting, deadened, Numbed, unfeeling, glazed, boring, vapid, tasteless, unresponsive, lukewarm, stale, insensitive, stagnant, anesthetized.
indolent, sluggard, inert, unreactive.
unimpressionable, immune to, unsusceptible, anesthetized, impervious to, dull, nonreactive.
belly up, nonfunctioning, out of circulation, down and out, down the tubes, washed up, on the skids, all washed up, down for the count, belly-up.
idle, sleeping, standing, stationary, immobile, becalmed, apoplectic, immotile, stock-still, languid, calm, motionless, stagnant, Resting, inactive, deadlocked, unmoving, inert, fixed, at a standstill, dormant, static, tranquil, still, at rest, vegetative, quiet.
no longer alive
mortified, checked out, stiff, gone to reward, bloodless, extinct, no more, late, departed, bought the farm, done for, defunct, Liquidated, lifeless, inanimate, pushing up daisies, cut off, cadaverous, bereft of life, buried, deceased, offed, not existing, resting in peace, gone, passed away, expired, breathless, asleep, unanimated, gone to meet maker, spiritless, Erased, inert, cold, wasted, Reposing, out of one's misery, Perished.
inanimate, non-living, lifeless, deceased, inorganic.
flat, dull, non-resonant, Damped, muffled, deadened, silenced, mute.
ungrounded, null and void, Gossamery, Non-existent, few and far between, without foundation, hypothetical, passed on, passed away.
exhausted, useless, wearied, inactive, spent, unemployed, barren, worn, worn out, unprofitable, bygone, sterile, vanished, obsolete, tired, inoperable, lost, inoperative.
callous, senseless, insentient, soporific, insensitive, trance-like, oblivious, dull, blacked out, swooning, comatose, faint, unconscious, aloof, insensible, stupid, unperceptive, anesthetized, numb, narcotic, unfeeling.
impeded, long-delayed, long delayed, time-consuming, slowest, gradual, unpunctual, behindhand.
bone-tired, sick and tired.
direct, straight, due, right, directly, exactly, entirely, wholly, Straightly, undeviatingly, absolutely.
lineally, pointblank, straightforwardly, in direct line.
perfect, lukewarm, thorough, unresponsive, my fingers have gone dead, exanimate, dull, deceased, numb, complete, cold, unfeeling, insensate, out of date, tired, a dead language, unqualified, gone, paralysed, late, utterly, thoroughly, this town is dead, tedious, total, boring, extinct, totally, tired out, old hat, utter, uninteresting, exhausted, outright, Dead beat, absolute, exactly, emotionless, with nothing happening, worn out, Dead Centre, defunct, obsolete, discontinued, dated, insentient, no longer spoken, ready to drop, precisely, humdrum, entirely, torpid, unsympathetic, entire, quiet, dead leaves, insensitive, frigid, indifferent, quite, apathetic, not feeling anything, departed, dead as a dodo, that issue is dead, Perished, lifeless, inanimate, unexciting, no longer of interest, downright, exact, absolutely, perfectly, knackered, very, dead as a doornail, gone to sleep, inert, no more, completely.
spent, wearied, tired, worn.
absolute, total, final, unconditional.
Examples of usage:
– All's for the Best by T. S. Arthur
– The Corner House Girls on Palm Island by Grace Brooks Hill Thelma Gooch
– A Singer from the Sea by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
– Story of the Session of the California Legislature of 1909 by Franklin Hichborn
– Free Joe and Other Georgian Sketches by Joel Chandler Harris